Heron Bay Barbados

Heron Bay Barbados is a quiet white sand beach on Barbados’ West Coast where you can spend lazy days looking out at the glassy turquoise water.  The water is calm and perfect for families traveling with children.  

Image Credit:  Colony Club Hotel

HERON BAY BARBADOS | COLONY CLUB BEACH

Features: White sand beach with calm water – best for swimming, snorkeling, sailing |semi-private | easy access to Highway 1

Lifeguard: Yes (unstationed) 

Amenities: Independent operators offer a range of water sports | glass bottom boat tours


Heron Bay Barbados, or Colony Club Beach, fronts Colony Club, an established family-friendly hotel and one of five members of the Elegant Hotels group known for its top-class hotels.

The beach is quiet with some activity from guests participating in water sports, visitors looking for a quiet beach to spend the day, and an occasional vendor selling his craft.  

The beach is open to the public but only the hotel’s guests are free to use the beach amenities at Colony Club Barbados.  This would include umbrellas and beach chairs.  Some water sports are free for the hotel’s guests and a free shuttle from one hotel to another.

Heron Bay Barbados | Colony Club Beach - Location

This white sand beach is located on Barbados’ West Coast along Highway 1 in the parish of St. Peter, one of the northernmost parishes.  The West Coast, or Platinum Coast (so named because of its luxurious properties), is home to Barbados’ most tranquil beaches. 

Colony Club Beach is just minutes away from the historic town of Holetown where you can find good duty-free shopping at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, a high-end shopping center featuring designers like Gucci, Ralph Lauren, Louis Vuitton, and Bulgari.  

The beach is approximately 40 minutes away from the island’s major airport, Grantley Adams International Airport, and approximately 25 minutes away from the capital, Bridgetown. 

HERON BAY BARBADOS BEACH MAP 

The map above shows the location of the beach relative to the capital and the airport.  
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This white sand beach is located on Barbados’ West Coast along Highway 1 in the parish of St. Peter, one of the northernmost parishes.  The West Coast, or Platinum Coast (so named because of its luxurious properties), is home to Barbados’ most tranquil beaches. 

Colony Club Beach is just minutes away from the historic town of Holetown where you can find good duty-free shopping at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, a high-end shopping center featuring designers like Gucci, Ralph Lauren, Louis Vuitton, and Bulgari.  

The beach is approximately 40 minutes away from the island’s major airport, Grantley Adams International Airport, and approximately 25 minutes away from the capital, Bridgetown.  

Entrance to Heron Bay at Colony Club Barbados

What's Near Heron Bay Barbados

Other Beaches:

Water Sports:

  • Sea Spray Water Sports – jet skiing, water skiing, deep sea fishing
    Website: www.seaspraywatersports.com
    Phone: 246-249-5001 | 246-254-7918 (Mark)
    Email: karen@seaspraywatersports.com
  • Team Baywatch Watersports – jet skiing, water skiing, glass bottom boat tours, water taxi service, live bait fishing
    Website: www.teambaywatch.com
    Phone: 246-249-5115 (Max) | 246-232-8157 (Mike)
    Email: teambaywatch@hotmail.com
  • Malibu Watersports (located at Mullins Beach) – water skiing, banana boat, tube rides, knee boarding, cruises, turtle trips
    Website: www.malibuwatersports.com
    Phone: 246-233-2996 | 246-422-2141
    Email: www.malibuwatersports@hotmail.com

Hotels:


Restaurants:

Other:

  • Arlington Museum – Speightstown
  • Port St. Charles Marina
  • Westmoreland Golf Course
  • Apes Hill Golf Course
  • Limegrove Centre Specialty Shops

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